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Premagan Information

Premagan Benefits & Uses

Premagan is used to treat the following -

Premagan Dosage & How to Take

This is the usual dosage recommended in most common treatment cases. Please remember that every patient and their case is different, so the dosage can be different based on the disease, route of administration, patient's age and medical history.

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Ingredients of Premagan


Premagan Side Effects

Based on research, the following side effects have been observed when Premagan is used -

  1. Drowsiness
  2. Injection Site Allergic Reaction
  3. Dry Mouth Moderate
  4. Confusion
  5. Akathisia
  6. Headache Severe
  7. Seizures (uncontrollable jerking of limbs)
  8. Tremor

Premagan Related Warnings

Is the use of Premagan safe for pregnant women?

Premagan may have some side effects during pregnancy. If there is any side effect of Premagan during pregnancy, discontinue it immediately. Take medical advice before using it again.


Is the use of Premagan safe during breastfeeding?

Women who are breastfeeding can experience some moderate side effects of Premagan. Immediately discontinue Premagan if you observe any side effects. Contact your doctor, and restart using it only if your doctor says it is safe for you.


What is the effect of Premagan on the Kidneys?

There are no any side effects of Premagan for [Organ].


What is the effect of Premagan on the Liver?

Side effects of Premagan rarely affect the [Organ].


What is the effect of Premagan on the Heart?

Premagan is rarely harmful for [Organ].


Severe Interaction of Premagan with Other Drugs

Premagan should not be taken with following medicines due to severe side effects it may cause to patients -


Premagan Contraindications

If you are suffering from any of the following diseases, you should not take Premagan unless your doctor advises you to do so -

  1. Diabetes
  2. Heart Failure
  3. Calcium Deficiency
  4. Potassium Deficiency
  5. Liver Disease
  6. Heart Disease
  7. Asthma
  8. Parkinson's Disease

Frequently asked Questions about Premagan

Is this Premagan habit forming or addictive?

No, you do not get addicted to Premagan.

Is it safe to drive or operate heavy machinery when consuming?

No, you should do not do anything that requires the brain to be active and alert after taking Premagan.


Is it safe?

Yes, but take Premagan only as per medical advice.

Safe, but take only on Doctor's advise

Is it able to treat mental disorders?

Yes, this Premagan works for mental disorders.


Premagan Interactions with Food and Alcohol

Interaction between Food and Premagan

Taking Premagan with food is safe.


Interaction between Alcohol and Premagan

Consult your doctor before consuming alcohol while taking Premagan as it can have severe side effects.


Premagan से जुड़े सवाल और जवाब

सवाल 11 months पहले

Can I take Premagan with amitriptyline?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

No, it is recommended that you do not take Premagan with amitriptyline which is an antidepressant with anticholinergic effects. Since Premagan also has anticholinergic effects, both the drugs produce additive effects such as dry mouth, constipation, blurred vision, etc. 

सवाल over 1 year पहले

Is it safe to take Premagan?

Dr. Ramraj MBBS, Other

Yes, Premagan can be used safely for the treatment of nausea, cold, allergy, etc., for as long as it is prescribed by your doctor. However, in some people, it may cause some side effects like drowsiness, dry mouth, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, etc. In the event of a side effect, one must speak to a doctor immediately. 

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Is [medicine] safe for use in babies?

Dr. Suhas Bhargav MBBS, General Physician

No, the Premagan is not safe to be used in babies who are younger than 2 years. This is because the [medicine] may cause respiratory depression in young infants. As a parent, one must avoid to self-medicate them. It is best to speak to their pediatrician regarding the use of Premagan.

सवाल about 1 year पहले

Does Premagan cause dry mouth?

Dr. Keshu Lal Damor MBBS, General Physician

Yes, antipsychotics like Premagan exert anticholinergic effects and as a result, dry mouth is one of the adverse reactions. Some of the additional anticholinergic effects are constipation, urinary retention, and blurred vision. If any of these effects present, it is important that you talk to your doctor immediately.

सवाल over 1 year पहले

How to take Premagan?

Dr. Chinmaya Bal MBBS, General Physician

Premagan is available in the form of injectable, tablets and syrups to be taken orally, as a suppository to be taken rectally. When taken for treating allergies, it is taken 1 to 4 times a day usually before meals or at bedtime. When used for treating cold, it is taken every 4 to 6 hours. When used for treating motion sickness, it is taken 30 to 60 minutes before travel and again after 8 to 10 hours if required. Premagan might also be taken at bedtime before surgery to feel relaxed and sleep properly. The suppositories are meant for rectal use. Do not use them in any other body cavity. If using Premagan liquid, avoid using a household spoon and use the measuring cup that is dispensed with the syrup. The Premagan should be taken exactly as prescribed by your doctor.


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